Tag: evolution

Advances in tropical research symposium

Treub Maatschappij – Society for the Advancement of Research in the Tropics & The Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED), University of Amsterdam… …invites you to join this symposium. Date: 15 November 2018 Location: Amsterdam Science Park Programme 13.30-13.45: Welcome 13.45-14.15: Dr Robert-Jan Wille History Department,…

Modeling the ecology and evolution of biodiversity: Biogeographical cradles, museums, and graves

Rangel, T.F., Edwards, N.R., Holden, P.B., Diniz-Filho, J.A.F., Gosling, W.D., Coelho, M.T.P., Cassemiro, F.A.S., Rahbek, C. & Colwell, R.K. (2018) Modeling the ecology and evolution of biodiversity: Biogeographical cradles, museums, and graves. Science 361, . DOI: 10.1126/science.aar5452

Ecology & Evolution

Come study with us! New and improved Ecology & Evolution masters track within the MSc Biological Sciences at the University of Amsterdam To find out more click here.

MSc Biological Sciences University of Amsterdam

The MSc Biological Sciences at the University of Amsterdam is open to international students (taught in English) and offers four ‘tracks’ so you can specialize to your particular interest: Ecology & Evolution General Biology Green Life Sciences Freshwater & Marine Biology In addition as…

Biodiversity and global change in the tropics

Treub Maatschappij – Society for the Advancement of Research in the Tropics & Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics (IBED),University of Amsterdam “Biodiversity and global change in the tropics” Coordinators: Carina Hoorn & W. Daniel Kissling Time: Thursday 17 November 2016, 13:30-17:00 Location: University…

Pollen morphology of Ephedra (Gnetales) and its evolutionary implications

Just published two articles in a special issue on Gnetales: Rydin, C. & Hoorn, C. (2016) The Gnetales: past and present. Grana 55, 1-4. DOI: 10.1080/00173134.2015.1118530 Bolinder, K., Norback Ivarsson, L., Humphreys, A.M., Ickert-Bond, S., Han, F., Hoorn, C. & Rydin, C. (2016) Pollen morphology of Ephedra (Gnetales)…

Recent reading

Brown, J.H. (2014) Why are there so many species in the tropics? Journal of Biogeography 41, 8-22. DOI:  10.1111/jbi.12228 Matamoro-Vidal, A., Prieu, C., Furness, C.A., Albert, B. & Gouyon, P. (2016) Evolutionary stasis in pollen morphogenesis due to natural selection. New Phytologist 209, 376-394….

An interview with Phil Jardine

Well, we’ve heard from Wes and Adele, and now it’s my turn (Phil Jardine) for a bit of a chat on the “Ecology of the past” YouTube channel. Similar to the previous interview videos, I’m talking about my role on the Bosumtwi pollen chemistry…